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Date Of Birth:
May 16, 1905
Date Of Death:
August 12, 1982 (77)
Birth Place:
Grand Island, NE, USA
 
Date of Birth: May 16, 1905
Date of Death: August 12, 1982 (77)

Birth Place: Grand Island, NE, USA
Omaha Community Playhouse Issues Cancellation Updates Photo Omaha Community Playhouse Issues Cancellation Updates
by Alan Henry - Apr 21, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??The OCP building remains closed to the public until further notice. The Box office may be reached by phone Tuesdays through Fridays from 10 am to 5pm.

Omaha Community Playhouse Announces Cancellations Photo Omaha Community Playhouse Announces Cancellations
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 16, 2020

To help facilitate social distancing efforts to combat the spread of COVID-19, the Omaha Community Playhouse has cancelled the following performances and special events:

BWW Interview: Tony Sancho of MOTHER ROAD at Arena Stage Photo BWW Interview: Tony Sancho of MOTHER ROAD at Arena Stage
by Benjamin Tomchik - Feb 24, 2020

The family at the epicenter of John Steinbeck's groundbreaking novel The Grapes of Wrath forever captured the nation's heart in 1940 with a celebrated film version starring Henry Fonda. Now, Arena Stage is continuing the Joad family story with Mother Road, a play in which actor Tony Sancho finds himself carrying on the legacy of these beloved characters whose story has suddenly found renewed relevance eight decades later.

BWW Review: MOTHER ROAD at Arena Stage Photo BWW Review: MOTHER ROAD at Arena Stage
by Mary Lincer - Feb 17, 2020

By 1939. the Depression had begun to wane, but Dorothy still took a road trip to Oz to find out that there's no place like home. John Steinbeck published The Grapes of Wrath that year; the Joad family also had to leave their Oklahoma home and hit the road because the Dust Bowl was no Miss Gulch nor a dream they'd wake up from. Steinbeck called the road they took, Route 66, the Mother Road which has given Octavio Solis his title for Arena's current production through March 8.

Mercer County Community College's Kelsey Theatre to Present 12 ANGRY MEN Photo Mercer County Community College's Kelsey Theatre to Present 12 ANGRY MEN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 23, 2019

The life of a young man hangs in the balance and rests in the hands of 12 jurors in a seemingly open-and-shut case. However, can they set aside personal prejudices and preconceptions in the name of justice? That is the question for '12 Angry Men,' presented by Forté Dramatic Productions Jan. 17-26 at Mercer County Community College's (MCCC) Kelsey Theatre.

BWW Interview: Tom Wopat, Up Close and Personal at The Beach Cafe Photo BWW Interview: Tom Wopat, Up Close and Personal at The Beach Cafe
by Brady Schwind - Oct 18, 2019

Tom Wopat begins a series of Wednesday night concerts at the intimate Beach Cafe on October 23

Eva Marie Saint to Receive Life Achievement Award at Ojai Film Festival Photo Eva Marie Saint to Receive Life Achievement Award at Ojai Film Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 11, 2019

Eva Marie Saint will receive the Life Achievement Award at the 20th Annual Ojai Film Festival on Sunday, November 3.

Courtroom Drama TWELVE ANGRY MEN to Play Syracuse Stage Photo Courtroom Drama TWELVE ANGRY MEN to Play Syracuse Stage
by Julie Musbach - Oct 1, 2019

Courtroom drama at its best fills the stage as the American classic a?oeTwelve Angry Mena?? continues the 2019/2020 Syracuse Stage season, Oct. 9 a?" 27.

Photos/Video: First Look at Playhouse on the Square's ON GOLDEN POND Photo Photos/Video: First Look at Playhouse on the Square's ON GOLDEN POND
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2019

Playhouse on the Square, in partnership with An Anonymous Company and super sponsor Dr. Thomas Ratliff, present the theatre classic originally produced in the New Apollo Theatre and the Century Theatre in 1979, running for 382 performances.

Playhouse on the Square Revives ON GOLDEN POND Photo Playhouse on the Square Revives ON GOLDEN POND
by Julie Musbach - Aug 27, 2019

Playhouse on the Square, in partnership with An Anonymous Company and super sponsor Dr. Thomas Ratliff, present the theatre classic, originally produced in the New Apollo Theatre and the Century Theatre in 1979, running for 382 performances.

Porchlight Music Theatre Announces Dates and Locations for New Faces Sing Broadway Se Photo Porchlight Music Theatre Announces Dates and Locations for New Faces Sing Broadway Series 2019 - 2020
by Sarah Hookey - Aug 27, 2019

Porchlight Music Theatre announces the return of its popular series New Faces Sing Broadway at SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave. in Evanston and The Arts Club of Chicago, 201 E. Ontario Street.

Act3 Announces 2019-20 Season Photo Act3 Announces 2019-20 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 8, 2019

Act3 Theater Company today announced its nineth season.  The season opens August 9 when earthquakes, tidal waves, infernos and the unforgettable songs of the '70s take center stage in Broadway's side-splitting homage to classic disaster films with Disaster! The schedule also includes a thought provoking drama, a heart warming musical, a hilarious true story, and a classic Broadway production.

THE GRAPES OF WRATH Comes to New Theatre Photo THE GRAPES OF WRATH Comes to New Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2019

Across the Midwest of America in the 1930s, a combination of dust storms which devastated farmlands and the eviction of tenant farmers drove thousands to leave their homes and hit the road, desperately hoping to find work and a better life in the fertile valleys of California.

Wild West Wednesdays Announced At Ellen Theatre Photo Wild West Wednesdays Announced At Ellen Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 15, 2019

Wild West Wednesdays make a blazing return to The Ellen Theatre this summer, with an action-packed series of frontier flicks. Every Wednesday enjoy gritty and suspenseful tales of the ol' west with some of your favorite heroes on the big screen, including Clint Eastwood, Henry Fonda, and Glenn Ford. Here's a bonus - Western Cafe is sponsoring these cowboy classics; next time you're in for a meal, show 'em your ticket stub and get a free beverage with your meal. 

Lorna Luft To Host JUDY GARLAND AT CARNEGIE HALL Concert At In Asbury Park Photo Lorna Luft To Host JUDY GARLAND AT CARNEGIE HALL Concert At In Asbury Park
by Julie Musbach - Jun 11, 2019

In honor of the fiftieth anniversary of Judy Garland's death, the Axelrod Performing Arts Center, in collaboration with the Paramount Theatre in Asbury Park, presents Judy Garland at Carnegie Hall, on Sunday, June 23rd at 7PM.

Sandra Shipley Joins the Cast of Cape Playhouse's THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Photo Sandra Shipley Joins the Cast of Cape Playhouse's THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
by A.A. Cristi - May 29, 2019

Complete casting has been announced for The Cape Playhouse's starry upcoming production of Oscar Wilde's timeless classic, The Importance of Being Earnest.

Ghostlight Productions Presents TWELVE ANGRY MEN Photo Ghostlight Productions Presents TWELVE ANGRY MEN
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2019

Ghostlight Productions, presents Reginald Rose's jury room drama Twelve Angry Men, directed by Gary Bradley, with performances May 9-11 at Richmond Town's County Courthouse.

Photo Flash: TWELVE ANGRY JURORS Comes to Roxy Lane Theatre Photo Photo Flash: TWELVE ANGRY JURORS Comes to Roxy Lane Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 6, 2019

AN all-female version (bar one) of Twelve Angry Men at the Roxy Lane Theatre, re-titled Twelve Angry Jurors, is putting a a new spin on the classic courtroom drama.

All-Female Version of TWELVE ANGRY MEN Comes to Roxy Lane Theatre Photo All-Female Version of TWELVE ANGRY MEN Comes to Roxy Lane Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2019

An all-female version (bar one) of Twelve Angry Men at the Roxy Lane Theatre, re-titled Twelve Angry Jurors, is putting a a new spin on the classic courtroom drama.

12 ANGRY MEN By 12 Impassioned Women Officially Opens May 10 At Promenade Playhouse Photo 12 ANGRY MEN By 12 Impassioned Women Officially Opens May 10 At Promenade Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 16, 2019

After their hugely successful participation in the National Staged Reading for 12000 Voices with an all-female cast, Tom Waters and The Promenade Playhouse announce they will bring the production back for a 6-week run.  12 Angry Men - 12 Impassioned Women, will return May 10, running through June 15, 2019. Natalia Lazarus will continue as director at the Promenade Playhouse.  Tickets available at:  www.promenadeplayhouse.com 

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